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Old 12-09-09, 04:19 PM   #1
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Weird spinny light thingie over Norway

http://www.ktla.com/news/landing/ktl...,5570731.story

Mysterious Light Spotted In Sky Over Norway

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10:57 AM PST, December 9, 2009
Mysterious Light Spotted In Sky Over Norway
NORWAY -- A mysterious blue light transfixed residents in the north of Norway last night.

Thousands of witnesses are struggling to explain exactly what they were looking at.

Pictures and video footage of the strange swirling blue light in the sky do not help much in the way of determining what caused the UFO.

Neither meteorologists, astronomers, or the Armed Forces have offered a solution to the matter.

Witnesses who first glimpsed the space show described seeing a spinning wheel-style spiral of white light, centred around a bright moon-like star.

A blue "streaming tail" appeared to anchor the spiral to earth, before the light "exploded" into a rotating ring of white fire."
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Old 12-09-09, 04:32 PM   #2
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Elin must have hit another one.
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Old 12-09-09, 04:49 PM   #3
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It was the death star....from what I understand, it should be operational sometime late in 2012.
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could someone have been projecting it into the night sky? if not that looks pretty ****ing strange to me!
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Old 12-09-09, 04:55 PM   #5
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Time to send Wil Smith and Jeff Goldblum up to destroy it!
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In my experience, this sort of thing always ends up being an alien invasion.
And never college students with access to electricity.
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I am still awaiting my anal probe darn it.
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Busted.
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And never college students with access to electricity.
Mystery solved!
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Old 12-09-09, 07:14 PM   #10
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Wasn't this how "Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy" started out?
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From looking at the video, it looked like the wormhole opening at Bajor. I was expecting to see the Dominion fleet come through.
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Old 12-09-09, 07:58 PM   #12
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I think it was Ezekial's Chariot. When he realized where he was he did a donut and headed for home. Maybe one of those Spinning Chariot Wheels of Fire from Revelation. mmmmmmmmmmmmm
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Old 12-10-09, 02:27 PM   #13
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That chilli was out of control.

My apologies to our Scandinavian friends.
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I saw it on the news last night....impressive display. Curious to find out what it was.
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Russian missile test gone wrong

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/8405481.stm

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Old 12-10-09, 02:59 PM   #16
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Maybe they finally fired up CERN, and that blackhole theory has some validity to it...
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Turns out Earth really is a cosmic toilet, and someone just flushed.
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Old 12-10-09, 03:06 PM   #18
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Turns out Earth really is a cosmic toilet, and someone just flushed.
that does explain all the **** I see at the office
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That's disappointing.
Don't fall for the logical explanation. I think Balllon Boy and Pop Up Squirell did this to get rid of Nessie and BigFoot.
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I'm still hoping for a more unexplainable explanation to arise, oxymoronically.
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The Romanians have entered the Space Race.

Could be Klingons or Romulans transporting a scouting party?
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Looks like something is circling Uranus again captain.
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I'm still hoping for a more unexplainable explanation to arise, oxymoronically.
This will be a buzzkill. This event reminded me something I had almost forgotten. 1964 or 65, I saw something sort of like that from Ft. Myers Fl. Before sunrise, I was delivering Miami Herald newspapers on a Dunelt bicycle. It was in the general direction of Cape Canaveral. It could of been a Polaris missile test from a sub offshore. It was a "One of a Kind" for me. Never saw anything like it 'til now.

Oxymoronically , try delivering Sunday Miami Heralds on a Dunelt.
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Maybe the Norwegians were shooting fireworks off in celebration of one of their own potentially hitting second place on the "money earned" from golf scorecard.
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